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Jamaican Getaway

Okay, Now what?

I recommended that people stay close to home for the next few months as we learn to Navigate a New World, as my last blog was titled. I’m not comfortable with going to a country that will require a negative test within a certain number of hours prior to travel.

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A Letter to my Grandchildren

The world is changing. I pray that when my grandchildren inherit this earth it is a better place than when we took over it. I love my grandchildren, even those not yet born. I want them to be safe in a country that our family has always served. I want them to be proud of me like I am proud of my ancestors. I want them to know that I marched for Trayvon, Mike Brown, and Eric Garner.

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Is this really my life???

7 days ago my 17-year-old daughter ran away from home. Packed a suitcase, left her telephone, walked out the door and I haven’t been able to find her anywhere. I don’t know if I can describe what this feels like because even though I’ve raised 5 children, this is the very first time that I have EVER not known where ANY of my children were for this long.

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Loving black dad kissing his happy little daughter

Dear Black Dad

Black man, when I was little you were my superman. I remember sitting up a little straighter when you told your friends they couldn’t curse around me, I knew I was special to you. You have always protected me. As I grew older you taught me so many things.

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December 2021 Punta Cana

Join us as we celebrate Charlene, Frank, Raquel and all the other December babies at our “December Birthday Bash” staying at the Hideaway at the Royalton Punta Cana All-Inclusive Resort for 5 nights from December 7-12,2021

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